Lactic Acidosis and Bone Fractures
Women who take Actos are susceptible to developing bone fractures, especially in the hands, feet, ankles and lower legs. Actos also carries a warning for the risk of developing lactic acidosis.
|Lactic acidosis is a potentially fatal condition with symptoms of:|
|Any diabetes issues (macular edema or diabetic ketoacidosis)||Fever|
|Heart problems or severe heart failure||Trauma|
|Type 1 diabetes||Active bladder cancer or a history of bladder cancer|
|Liver disease||Pregnancy or plans to become pregnant|